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Here’s how to get a salvaged car restored

Here’s how to get a salvaged car restored

By definition, a salvaged vehicle is considered a total loss by insurance companies because repairing it would cost more than what it’s worth. That doesn’t mean it’s the end of the road. Beyond the mechanical or body work that is needed to bring the car back to life,...

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Are drivers too reliant on standard car safety features?

Are drivers too reliant on standard car safety features?

Are today’s advanced safety technologies in vehicles making some drivers less safe?   Less experienced drivers may be relying too much on enhanced safety features while not practicing basic safe-driving habits. For some car buyers though, safety features are a...

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Toyota, Lexus issue safety recall for 700K vehicles

Toyota, Lexus issue safety recall for 700K vehicles

Toyota and Lexus have recalled 700,000 vehicles from the road due to abrupt stalling.   The vehicles from 2018 and 2019 are having issues with the fuel pump, leading to sudden stalling or hesitation while driving. The company said that it can increase the chance...

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Taillight issue prompts Ford to recall popular pickup truck

Taillight issue prompts Ford to recall popular pickup truck

If you own a 2019 Ranger pickup truck, you are part of a major Ford Motors recall involving brake lights.   Nearly 80,000 trucks have electric connector issues, which is causing some taillights to function intermittently, or not at all.   Loose connections,...

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6 driving tips for rainy driving conditions

6 driving tips for rainy driving conditions

As the region begins to experience more wet weather, it’s a great time to revisit some tips that will make you drive safer on the road.   Stay alert, focus   Sometimes our daily commutes can put us on autopilot.   When it begins to rain, that driving...

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Telsa introduces Cybertruck, due out late 2021

Telsa introduces Cybertruck, due out late 2021

Tesla got right to the point when it unveiled its Cybertruck, which looks like a rectangular piece of metal on wheels.   Elon Musk’s company hopes the new electric truck will compete with Ford’s best-selling F-150 line of trucks.   The Cybertruck has a...

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4 questions to ask yourself to determine if you have a junk car

4 questions to ask yourself to determine if you have a junk car

How do you know if you have a clunker? As time passes, our vehicles begin to wear down and break down. Our daily commutes to work, school and home take a toll. Even if you’ve kept up with regular maintenance, there may be a time to let go. Or, other factors may be in...

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Recall alert: 2019 Ford Edge SUV

Recall alert: 2019 Ford Edge SUV

Ford has issued a recall for its 2019 Ford Edge SUV over the driver’s side seat belt. The issue is that its assembly may not sufficiently restrain the driver in the unfortunate event of a crash, and thus increase the risk of injury. The company reports that no one has...

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5 highly anticipated electric cars in 2020

5 highly anticipated electric cars in 2020

Electric vehicles are becoming more common on the roads, as evidenced by bigger demand for fuel efficiency and the increasing number of charging stations around your neighborhood. You may know about the big names in electrics cars, like Tesla and the Toyota Prius...

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